Earthquake in Dr. Graham's Homes, Kalimpong.

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The NE region of India was hit by a 6.8 Richter scale level earthquake on 18/9/11. Its epicentre was less than 100 miles from Kalimpong in West Bengal. The impact of the earthquake in Kalimpong was most felt at Dr. Graham's Homes school situated on a ridge above the town. Although there were no injuries to the children, staff and estate workers, serious damage was done to the school buildings and cottages.

dorm bed in Mansfield Cottage dormitory
dorm bed in Mansfield Cottage dormitory

Ken Hammond